Monday, April 12

Tag: ruach

God of Many Pronouns

God of Many Pronouns

prayer, Prayers of Petition
I am noticing that I still am not quite settled with what to call this Tuesday (weekly) blog post on prayer. Tuesday Prayer? Prayer on Tuesday? I WANT ALLITERATION so both of these chap my hide, so to speak. And so, why don't you make a suggestion! Come up with a better name for this prayer posting thingy that happens on Tuesdays. If not, you're stuck with my feeble brain's shenanigans. To skip past my commentary and to go straight to the prayer, click this link. Anyhoo... There is something to be said for breath prayer. I have probably talked about it before. But breath prayer is the inhale and exhale coupled with prayer or the cry of our heart. Inhale - simultaneously address whom you are speaking the prayer to Exhale - simultaneously address the cry of your heart ::Repeat:: Th...

Breath of Life—Prayerful Tuesday

Amos, Asthma, birth, Breath of God, Breath Prayer, communion, Creativity, death, faithfulness, Genesis, gift of Gods, Grace, Gratitude, life, prayer, ruach, spirit, spiritual practice, Uncategorized, Word of God
Genesis 1:1-2, 2:7  1:1 In the beginning when God created the heavens and the earth, 2the earth was a formless void and darkness covered the face of the deep, while a wind from God swept over the face of the waters. 2:7 then the Lord God formed man from the dust of the ground, and breathed into his nostrils the breath of life; and the man became a living being. Amos 8:11 The time is surely coming, says the Lord God, when I will send a famine on the land; not a famine of bread, or a thirst for water, but of hearing the words of the Lord. Have you ever been unable to breath?  I mean you just couldn’t get air into your lungs.  I have several friends who suffer from Asthma and they tell me it is the most frightening thing to happen to them.  Without air we can’t live.  It is the first requi...